spread betting forex brokers

Top 9 Spread Betting Forex Brokers

Compare Forex Broker consider the best UK forex spread betting brokers to be:

  • Pepperstone – Best Spread Betting Broker For UK Traders Overall
  • City Index – Good Betting With MetaTrader 4 Trading Platform
  • IG – Best Spread Betting Broker For Beginners
  • ETX Capital – Great Spread Betting Educational Tools
  • CMC Markets – Good Range Of Financial Markets To Spread Bet
  • ThinkMarkets – Offers Best Mobile App For Spread Betting
  • Spreadex – Top Spread Betting For Sports and Finance Markets
  • FXCM – Good Broker For Small Bet Size (from 7p a point)
  • Oanda –  Top Advanced Charting Technical Analysis Bet Tools



Pepperstone
City Index
IG
ThinkMarkets
CMC Markets
Our Rating
9.17
6.83
6.67
7.67
7.17
79.3% of retail CFD accounts lose money
74% of retail CFD accounts lose money
76% of retail CFD accounts lose money
73.72% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs
79% of retail CFD accounts lose money

Regulations and Licenses

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
IG
ThinkMarkets
CMC Markets
FCA (UK)

Brokerage

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
IG
ThinkMarkets
CMC Markets
EUR/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.16
0.17
0.1
GBP/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.4
0.6
AUD/USD Avg. Raw Spread
0.27
0.3
EUR/USD Standard Spread
1.16
0.8
0.86
1.2
1.2 pips
Commissions (USD Base)
GBP £2.29 Side-Trip (MetaTrader)
£2.50 per side
Commission Rebates

Markets and Instruments

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
IG
ThinkMarkets
CMC Markets
Currency Pairs
61+
84+
80+
38+
339+
Cryptocurrency CFDs
5+
5+
5+
5+
12+
Index CFDs
14+
21+
34+
21+
46+
Commodities CFD
15+
29+
38+
10+
12+
Stockbroking
9000+
Retail Max. Leverage
30:1
20:1
30:1
30:1
30:1

Trading Platforms + Tools

Feature
Pepperstone
City Index
IG
ThinkMarkets
CMC Markets
MetaTrader 4 (MT4)
MetaTrader 5 (MT5)
cTrader

Overall

Pepperstone
City Index
IG
ThinkMarkets
CMC Markets